Here are the Best Tabletop Succulents you can grow in India in a small space with ease to add colorful interest to your home decor style.
Spruce up the look of your living room’s table by planting different varieties of exotic succulents. If you have no clue where to get started, have a look at our exclusive list of Best Tabletop Succulents!
Have a look at the best flowering succulents in India here
Best Tabletop Succulents
Botanical Name: Kalanchoe blossfeldiana
Kalanchoe looks amazing with its glossy green leaves and colorful flowers. It is a good choice for first time succulent growers and makes for a perfect ornamental addition to tables.
2. Moon Cactus
Botanical Name: Gymnocalycium mihanovichii ‘Moon Cactus’
Moon Cactus is famous for its undemanding nature and striking appereance. It makes for a stylish addition to tabletops and comes in remarkable pink, orange, red and yellow colors.
Botanical Name: Haworthia
Native to South Africa, Haworthias are popular small succulents with an impressive ability to survive in a wide range of growing conditions. They feature unique rosette-forming leaves.
4. Living Stones
Botanical Name: Lithops
Living stones are cute and tiny succulents well-known for their unique appereance. They look fabulous in bright planters filled with white pebbles and pretty easy to grow, even for beginners.
5. Jade Plant
Botanical Name: Crassula ovata
Jade Plant falls in the likes of every houseplant owner for its incredible resilience and air-purifying abilities. It features glossy dark-green leaves and makes a great ornamental addition to tabletops.
6. String of Pearls
Botanical Name: Senecio rowleyanus
Most oftenly grown in hanging baskets, String of Pearls looks wonderful on tables with its string of beads, beautifully dangling down the container. You can prune the plant to have the desired size as well.
7. Aloe Vera
Botanical Name: Aloe barbadensis miller
Aloe Vera has a high fan following thanks to its ornamental and medicinal uses. For tables, it is best to go with small varieties like the Aloe descoingsii.
Botanical Name: Sempervivum tectorum
Also known as Hens and Chicks, Houseleek showcases wonderful rosette-forming leaves with pink-red tips. It is drought tolerant and thrives best in soil with good drainage.
Botanical Name: Ptyas salisb
Gasteria resembles Aloe Vera in appearance and adds a burst of greenery to your table with its deep-green wide leaves with beautiful spots. It is also known as the Lawyer’s Tongue.
Botanical Name: Blossfeldia liliputana
This is a rare and expensive cactus plant featuring beautiful white flowers with a yellow center. It is the smallest of all cacti and doesn’t produce spines.